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Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival 2015 Schedule
    October 9, 11, 12, 17, 18, 2015 - Half Moon Bay, California

    Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival is a celebration of pumpkins, music, community and art. The festival is held before Halloween and usually includes a big pumpkin weigh off.

2015 Schedule of Events at Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival

Friday, October 9, 2015
5:00 - 7:00 pm. - Pumpkin Festival Logo Design Contest Opening Reception. Pasta Moon Restaurant Music Box Gallery, 315 Main Street in Half Moon Bay. 2016 contest entries on display, complimentary beverages and small bites. Free admission

Sunday, October 11, 2015
5:00 pm. - Growers VIP Welcome Party and Media Preview for the Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off Cameronís Inn, 1410 South Cabrillo Highway

Monday, October 12, 2015
7:00 am. - Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off, IDES Grounds, 735 Main Street



Saturday, October 17, 2015
7:00 am. - Pancake Breakfast, Mac Dutra Park, Main St. @ Kelly Ave.
9:00 am. - Festival Opens
10:00 am. - Costume Contest, HMB Library Parking Lot, 620 Correas St.
12 noon - Great Pumpkin Parade
2:00 pm. - Pie Eating Contest (age 11 and under), Bank of America lot
2:15 pm. - Pie Eating Contest (age 12 and over), Bank of America lot
5:00 pm. - Festival Closes

Sunday, October 18, 2015
7:00 am. - Pancake Breakfast, Mac Dutra Park, Main St. @ Kelly Ave.
8:00 am. - Pumpkin Run/Walk on Coastside Trail - 5K Run, 5K Walk, and Kids Fun Run (under age 12) and Pumpkin Power 5k Obstacle Challenge starts At Hatch School. Run Info: 650-712-7322 or seniorcoastsiders.org
9:00 am. - Festival Opens
10:0 am. - Pumpkin Carving for Fun (not a contest), Bank of America lot
2:00 pm. - Pie Eating Contest (age 11 and under), Bank of America lot
2:15 pm. - Pie Eating Contest (age 12 and over), Bank of America lot
5:00 pm. - Festival Closes



Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival 2015 Entertainment Schedule

Main Stage, I.D.E.S. Grounds (Saturday, October 17)
9:30 am. - Jim Stevens and Friends
11:00 am. - The California Cowboys
1:15 pm. - Stealin' Chicago
3:30 pm. - Caravanserai

Main Stage, I.D.E.S. Grounds (Sunday, October 18)
9:00 am. - Jim Stevens and Friends
10:00 am. - Big Cat Tolefree
12:30 am. - Fleetwood Mask
3:00 pm. - The Boys of Summer

Ritz Carlton South Stage at The Gazebo (Saturday, October 17)
10:30 am. - 1:30 pm. - Vital Sign
2:00 pm. - 5:00 pm. - Ticket to Ride

Ritz Carlton South Stage at The Gazebo (Sunday, October 18) 10:30 am. - 1:30 pm. - The D.B. Walker Band
2:00 pm. - 5:00 pm. - The Megatones

Street Performers / Various Locations
  HeartStrings Music (Kelly / Main)
  Hubert Emerson and The GroWiser Band (Kelly / Main)
  John Clarke (Miramontes / Main)
  Bob Culbertson (Correas /Main)



Half Moon Bay Art and Pumpkin Festival 2015 Safeway Family Stage

Safeway Family Stage, Bank of America lot (Saturday, Oct. 17)
9:00 am. - 9:45 am. - Bob At Large
10:00 am. - 10:45 am. - Bob At Large
11:00 am. - 12:00 pm. - Andy Z
12:30 pm. - 1:30 pm. - Andy Z
2:00 pm. - Pie Eating Contests
3:00 pm. - Smashing Pumpkins: Battle of the Bands

Safeway Family Stage, Bank of America lot (Sunday, Oct. 18)
9:00 am. - 9:45 am. - Bob At Large
10:00 am. - 10:45 am. - Bob At Large
11:00 am. - 1:30 pm. - Coastal Theater Conservatory Talent Show
2:00 pm. - Pie Eating Contests
3:00 pm. - Smashing Pumpkins: Battle of the Bands


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